Vote Elizabeth I for Queen!
"Queen Elizabeth, the only royal to be loyal."
So many accomplishments, it would take years to list!
- She was a very gifted scholar who was an accomplished linguist with the ability to speak several languages including Latin, Greek, French, Spanish and Welsh.
- She achieved an excellent reputation as a good and wise ruler, who was truly loved by her people.
- One of her major accomplishments included the defeat of the Spanish Armada of 132 by the English fleet of 34 ships and 163 armed merchant vessels under Lord Howard of Effingham, Sir Francis Drake, and Sir John Hawkins.
- She was able to choose excellent advisers and statesmen but was not dominated by them. Elizabeth was firmly in control of all major policies and England prospered under a stable Government all because of her.
- She established Protestantism as the country's religion and many Poor Laws to help support the needy!
- Elizabeth achieved recognition for England as a leading power in Europe!
She puts the community above everything and keeps her promise.
She cares for all classes of people and in the process, gains trusty and loyalty from them.
She believes in power and self-confidence. She knew how great she was and what she could do for the people, so she did.
"I know I have the body of a weak and feeble woman, but I have the heart and stomach of a king, and of a king of England too."